Published on in Vol 22, No 10 (2020): October

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/18514, first published .
Help-Seeking Behaviors of Transition-Aged Youth for Mental Health Concerns: Qualitative Study

Help-Seeking Behaviors of Transition-Aged Youth for Mental Health Concerns: Qualitative Study

Help-Seeking Behaviors of Transition-Aged Youth for Mental Health Concerns: Qualitative Study

Chelsea Stunden   1, 2 , BSc, MPH ;   Julie Zasada   1, 3 , BHSc, MPH ;   Nicole VanHeerwaarden   1, 4 , BSc, MHI ;   Elisa Hollenberg   1 , MSW ;   Alexxa Abi-Jaoudé   1 , MPH ;   Gloria Chaim   5, 6 , MSW, RSW ;   Kristin Cleverley   5, 6, 7 , RN, PhD ;   Joanna Henderson   5, 6 , PhD ;   Andrew Johnson   1 , BA ;   Andrea Levinson   5, 8 , MD ;   Brian Lo   1, 4, 9 , BHSc, MHI ;   Janine Robb   8 , BScN, MSc ;   Jenny Shi   1 , BSc, MPH ;   Aristotle Voineskos   5, 10 , PhD, MD ;   David Wiljer   1, 4, 5, 11 , PhD

1 Office of Education, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

2 School of Population and Public Health, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada

3 Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, ON, Canada

4 Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

5 Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

6 Margaret and Wallace McCain Centre for Child, Youth & Family Mental Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

7 Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

8 Health and Wellness, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

9 Information Management Group, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

10 Slaight Family Centre for Youth in Transition, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

11 Education, Technology & Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

Corresponding Author:

  • David Wiljer, PhD
  • Education, Technology & Innovation
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